Oracle Database - High Availability - Senior Technical Support Engineer in Bucharest, Romania
Database - High Availability - Senior Technical Support Engineer
The position will be integrated in a team that will provide specialized technical and functional assistance, round the clock, to Oracle customers around the globe. Be a member of a top-talented team of professionals, who will specialize in troubleshooting and supporting highly complex technology and software application implementations.
The supported technologies will be the ones that will grant customer the customer the data integrity and the business continuity. The Team solves issues such as: Data Corruption, Backup&Recovery, Recovery Manager, Oracle Secure Backup, FlashBack, DataGuard and FailSafe.
To manage and resolve Service Requests logged by customers (internal and external) on Oracle products and contribute to proactive support activities according to product support strategy and model
Owning and resolving problems and managing customer expectations throughout the Service Request lifecycle in accordance with global standards
Maintaining product expertise in assigned cluster
Working towards, adopting and contributing to new processes and tools (OWC, diagnostic methodology, health checks, scripting tools, etc.
Contributing to Knowledge Management content creation and maintenance
Participating in RCA activities defined within their cluster
Working with development on product improvement programs (testing, BETA programs etc) as required
Operating within Oracle business processes and procedures
Respond and resolve customer issues within Key Performance Indicator targets
Maintain an up-to-date and in-depth knowledge of new products released in the market for the given cluster
Ensure the timely completion of planned proactive tasks and Service Requests
Record daily activities according to standard scheduling and reporting practices
Operate in line with Bug Diagnosis and Escalation/Development Bug guidelines in resolution of Bug related Service Request
The ideal candidates should have a degree in Computer science
3-5 years experience in using and administrating Oracle database server
Good knowledge of UNIX, Linux and/or Windows
Experience on Backup & Recovery strategies and Recovery Manager / DataGuard technologies in MAA Enabled environments and eventually, Data Corruption issue
Excellent written and spoken English is a must
Willing and available to work on weekend shifts
Planning and Organizing
Problem Recognition and Resolution
Detailed Description and Job Requirements
As a member of the Support organization, your focus is to deliver post-sales support and solutions to the Oracle customer base while serving as an advocate for customer needs. This involves resolving post-sales non-technical customer inquiries via phone and electronic means, as well as, technical questions regarding the use of and troubleshooting for our Electronic Support Services. A primary point of contact for customers, you are responsible for facilitating customer relationships with Support and providing advice and assistance to internal Oracle employees on diverse customer situations and escalated issues.
As a Sr. Support Engineer, you will be the technical interface to customers, Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) and Value-Added Resellers (VARs) for resolution of problems related to the installation, recommended maintenance and use of Oracle products. Have an understanding of all Oracle products in their competencies and in-depth knowledge of several products and/or platforms. Also, you should be highly experienced in multiple platforms and be able to complete assigned duties with minimal direction from management. In this position, you will routinely act independently while researching and developing solutions to customer issues.
Job duties are varied and complex utilizing independent judgment. May have project lead role. 4 years experience with Core products or five years experience with Applications products and have a technical degree i.e., BS Computer Science/Management Information Systems/Science/ Engineering/Math/Physics/Chemistry with a 3.0 GPA OR (for Applications) proven professional/ technical experience, i.e., demonstrating an understanding of Applications at a functional and technical level (preferably Oracle)
As part of Oracle's employment process candidates will be required to complete a pre-employment screening process, prior to an offer being made. This will involve identity and employment verification, salaryverification, professional references, education verification and professional qualifications and memberships (if applicable).
Job Type: Regular Employee Hire